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facial emotion detection

Kemal Altinkemer

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Work-Family Backlash

Perrigino, Dunford, and Wilson

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Search for Market Stability

Xiaoyan Zhang

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effectiveness of reward programs

Federico Rossi

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industrial clusters and performance

Jovan Grahovac

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Quality, Competition, and Risk-Taking

Lin Nan

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Management Department


David Ricks

Leading Lilly

When Dave Ricks (BSIM ’90) took the helm of Eli Lilly and Co. as chairman and CEO in 2017, he became the third Krannert alumnus to lead a Fortune 150 company, joining Sam Allen (BSIM ’75), chairman and CEO at Deere & Co, and Greg Hayes, president and CEO of United Technologies Corp.

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Pokémon on phone screen

The Pokémon Paradox

When the augmented reality (AR) game Pokémon Go made its debut in 2016, it quickly became the most popular mobile game in U.S. history with more than 20 million active users daily. It’s now at the top of the menu in an industry that generates more than $1 billion in annual revenues. According to a pair of working papers from Purdue University’s Krannert School of Management, tech companies aren’t the only businesses getting a taste of the profits. But how does that balance with the economic costs of playing the game while driving, which include an increased number of vehicular accidents, injuries and even death?

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Christine Rasquinha on climbing wall

Reaching Higher

As she begins her career as an operations and procurement analyst at Accenture, Christine Rasquinha (BS ’17, MBA ’18) is well prepared to climb the corporate ladder. In fact, she’s prepared for just about anything.

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2012 graduates Grant Pope and Zach Frauhiger

Just Getting Started

Entrepreneurship and Purdue University’s School of Management have a shared history that dates back more than half a century. Today, countless alumni bolster the tradition, including a new generation of entrepreneurs whose collective vision is helping make — and commercialize — what moves the world forward. Here, we introduce you to four young companies with ties to Purdue and big plans for the future.

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In the news

Balancing Life with Technology: "Always On, Always Working?"
Krannert's Ellen Ernst Kossek, the Purdue University Basil S. Turner Professor of Management and research director of the Susan Bulkeley Butler Center for Leadership Excellence, comments on the challenges of balancing life with technology in a special feature from The Economist, "Always on, Always Working?"

Startup co-founded by Krannert lecturer develops reminder and monitoring system for prescription medications
Concordance Health Solutions, a Purdue-affiliated startup co-founded by Krannert alumna and marketing lecturer Laura Downey, is developing a low-cost, high-tech solution to address the nationwide health crisis of Americans failing to take their medicine as prescribed.

Krannert hosts inaugural Data Science for Business and Economics Conference
Hosted in May by Krannert's Business Information and Analytics Center (BIAC), Purdue's inaugural conference on Data Science for Business and Economics featured speakers from a variety of academic disciplines whose research explores the use of data science to solve real-world problems.


  • Jul 8-12
    Emerging Leaders Retreat
    This residential camp will introduce high school students to business careers and equip them with skills that will help them navigate their future workplaces
  • Aug 20
    Classes Begin
  • Aug 24
    Krannert Executive Forum Orientation
    The Krannert Executive Forum is a management class (MGMT 40100) that features top-level executives and community leaders sharing their experiences with students and is free and open to the public as seating permits.

Management Faculty Coffee, Wednesday, March 28 at Weiler Lounge
Management Faculty Coffee March 2018

Chatter, Thursday, March 22 at 308 on State
Chatter March 2018

Contact the Management Department:

Management Department Head:
Ananth Iyer
Assistant Department Head:
Meara Habashi
Assistant to the Department Head:
Angie Gutterman

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